Ebola Outbreak in Congo Treated With Experimental Vaccine By WHO

While for many of us Ebola seems like a distant memory, there are still many persons who suffer from it. Punch reports that 4,000 doses of Ebola vaccine would be sent to DRC by World Health Organization in the nearest furture. Ebola caused global a... More..

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UBS ranks Germany as most likely World Cup winners
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

UBS ranks Germany as most likely World Cup winners

By its own admission UBS's system is not ideal, but there is a confidence enough key variables have been identified to support the claims that also install Brazil and Spain as the most likely to challenge the G...More..

New Ebola cases prompt fears virus is spreading
by | Friday, May 18, 2018

New Ebola cases prompt fears virus is spreading

These would be given as a priority to people in Mbandaka who had been in contact with those suspected of carrying the Ebola virus before people in any other affected area, Mr Salama said. Worldwide teams ar...More..

Nigeria Retains 47th Position In Latest FIFA Ranking
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Nigeria Retains 47th Position In Latest FIFA Ranking

According to the rankings on the website, seven worldwide "A" matches, all friendlies, took place in the month and as a result there are few movers in the latest ranking. The Four Nations win though comes as li...More..

CDC: It's Safe To Eat Romaine Lettuce
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

CDC: It's Safe To Eat Romaine Lettuce

It is therefore unlikely that any of the unsafe romaine lettuce may still be bought in stores or served in restaurants, as the vegetable only has a 21-day shelf life. The CDC said 20 people had developed a se...More..

Body clock disruption linked to depression
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Body clock disruption linked to depression

A 2009 study , for example, showed that men who worked night shifts for four years or more were more likely to have anxiety and depression than those who work during the day. The findings have significant publ...More..

West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

West Norfolk beaches given Seaside Awards

Thanet remains top of the beach leader board in Kent with six of the county's 10 blue flags to its credit, including a new one for Margate main sands. "Well done to all those involved". Keep Britain Tidy's ch...More..

Petrol, diesel prices shoot up in Hyderabad
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Petrol, diesel prices shoot up in Hyderabad

Petrol will now cost Rs 75 per litre in Delhi, Rs 77.79 in Kolkata, Rs 82.94 in Mumbai and Rs 77.93 in Chennai. In some cities, diesel prices have touched a record high while that of petrol are at a 56-mo...More..

Congo's Ebola outbreak in 'new phase' after urban case
by | Thursday, May 17, 2018

Congo's Ebola outbreak in 'new phase' after urban case

The city is a major transportation hub with routes to the capital Kinshasa , the BBC reports. The Congo Republic is on the other side of the river. More than 11,300 people were confirmed dead between March...More..

Rochdale abuse drama actress scoops TV Bafta
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Rochdale abuse drama actress scoops TV Bafta

Awards will also be given out in categories including drama, leading actor and actress and soap. Several winners dedicated their prizes to real-life people they portrayed. Vanessa Kirby - who played Princ...More..

Arizona Cardinals draftee Christian Kirk arrested at Phoenix Open
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Arizona Cardinals draftee Christian Kirk arrested at Phoenix Open

He and friends were allegedly throwing rocks at cars . Wide receiver Christian Kirk was arrested in February and charged with disorderly conduct and damaging property on Feb. If that's not bad enough, TMZ...More..

United Nations agency calls for all countries to rid foods of trans fat
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

United Nations agency calls for all countries to rid foods of trans fat

Dr Ravi Shankar, senior gastroenterologist, said , "Trans fats are mainly found in fast foods and if they are consumed in higher quantities, they lead to premature death and accumulation of fats in one's blood...More..

Transplanting memory accomplished successfully in snails
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Transplanting memory accomplished successfully in snails

In the 1940s, Canadian psychologist Donald Hebb proposed memories are made in the connections between neurons, called synapses , and stored as those connections grow stronger and more abundant. They curled u...More..

STDs on the Rise in California, Butte County
by | Wednesday, May 16, 2018

STDs on the Rise in California, Butte County

More than 300,000 cases of Chlamydia , gonorrhea , and early syphilis were reported: a 45 percent increase compared to five years ago, according to the state. More than half were reported among individuals ...More..

Parallel congress exercise in futility - APC
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Parallel congress exercise in futility - APC

The result, which was declared by the returning officer, Inabaraton Ebi, showed that Tonye Daniel Okokuro emerged the Yenagoa APC Chairman with a total vote of 350 out of the 370 votes cast. The APC more than e...More..

Cure for the common cold? Incredible molecule shows real promise
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Cure for the common cold? Incredible molecule shows real promise

But researchers at Imperial College London have focused on a protein inside human cells called N-myristoyltransferase (NMT). Early studies in the lab are promising but it still needs to be tested in ani...More..

Stress made 74% of people feel 'unable to cope'
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Stress made 74% of people feel 'unable to cope'

Worryingly, 56% of referrals were from primary schools - which the NSPCC say could be down to a lack of funding and support. Overall the number of referrals to CAMHS from schools has increased each year sin...More..

Salmonella prompts recall of eggs sold at some WalMart stores
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

Salmonella prompts recall of eggs sold at some WalMart stores

Rose Acre Farms told the Washington Post in a statement that they were "disheartened by the additional illnesses". The sick people live in Colorado, Florida, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, South Caroli...More..

World Health Organization calls for elimination of trans fat in all foods by 2023
by | Tuesday, May 15, 2018

World Health Organization calls for elimination of trans fat in all foods by 2023

That is Dr. Tom Frieden. Also, this is the first time the WHO, or any worldwide health organization, has proposed a ban on a dietary component. The World Health Organization's (WHO) call to ban trans fats ...More..

Ireland struggling to avoid heavy loss in maiden cricket test
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Ireland struggling to avoid heavy loss in maiden cricket test

However, Amir's injury has once again alleviated concerns about his long-term future in five-day cricket, with the bowling coach admitting that they need to manage the pacer's workload across three formats ...More..

Malaysia's Najib hit with travel ban after poll loss
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Malaysia's Najib hit with travel ban after poll loss

Earlier this week, Mr Najib's long-ruling Barisan Nasional coalition suffered a shock electoral defeat. U.S. Attorney-General Jeff Sessions called the 1MDB scandal " kleptocracy at its worst" and the fun...More..

Myanmar has witnessed clashes between the military and militants
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Myanmar has witnessed clashes between the military and militants

Mid-day accepts no responsibility or liability for its dependability, trustworthiness, reliability and data of the text. "Nineteen people were killed in the battle", - said the source publication. The latest ...More..

Memorial service for fallen law enforcement officers
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Memorial service for fallen law enforcement officers

The event begins with a reminder of police officers across the state who have fallen in the line of duty and local retired police officers who died this past year. Caslin was shot and killed August 7, 1948, in ...More..

Bale Inspires Real Madrid in 6-0 Rout of Celta
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Bale Inspires Real Madrid in 6-0 Rout of Celta

Bale has endured an injury-hit campaign at Real and there has been fresh speculation that he could leave the club this summer, but the Welsh global starred in Saturday's 6-0 rout over Celta Vigo . The La Lig...More..

More illnesses reported as salmonella outbreak traced to eggs gr
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

More illnesses reported as salmonella outbreak traced to eggs gr

On April 13, Rose Acre Farms of Seymour, Indiana, voluntarily recalled 206,749,248 shell eggs because they could be contaminated with Salmonella bacteria. The eggs were distributed from a farm in Hyde County,...More..

Man who saved 2.4 million babies by donating blood 'retires'
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

Man who saved 2.4 million babies by donating blood 'retires'

Despite donating for 50 years, James said he's "never once watched the needle go in". Around 10 years later, doctors found that Harrison's blood contained an antibody necessary to create an Anti-D immunoglobi...More..

BJP candidate predicts Karnataka win
by | Monday, May 14, 2018

BJP candidate predicts Karnataka win

He was sacked by Deve Gowda in 2005 after which he had joined the Congress . Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee President G. Parameshwara meanwhile, observed that there were a dozen of aspirants for th...More..

SC Collegium to unanimously reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

SC Collegium to unanimously reiterate Justice KM Joseph's name for elevation

The collegium also deferred decision on recommending the names of other high court chief justices for elevation since it requires a detailed discussion. The government's move to split the file containing the ...More..

Himesh Reshammiya To Tie The Knot Tonight!
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Himesh Reshammiya To Tie The Knot Tonight!

Sonia Kapoor is a television actor who was seen in shows like Kaisa Ye Pyar Hai, Jugni Chali Jalandhar, Yes Boss , Remix and many others. Himesh looked like a happy groom in a golden brown kurta while Son...More..

March overdose deaths reached near-record level in BC
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

March overdose deaths reached near-record level in BC

Preliminary statistics show the effective painkiller fentanyl was discovered in 83 percent of those deaths from the first 3 months of the season. THERE were 161 suspected illicit drug overdose deaths in Briti...More..

Dhawan blasts Sunrisers past Daredevils
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Dhawan blasts Sunrisers past Daredevils

Unfortunately, the Delhi Daredevils chose to follow the Royal Challengers Bangalore and are now at the bottom of the table. As per the table, the clash is a complete mismatch due to the fact that host Delh...More..

Cancer docs feel unprepared, but recommend marijuana anyway
by | Saturday, May 12, 2018

Cancer docs feel unprepared, but recommend marijuana anyway

Ilana Braun, chief of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute's Division of Adult Psychosocial Oncology in MA and lead author of the study, told Wired that despite this uncertainty, there at least "seemed to be clear co...More..

UT football star Vince Young speaks at Children's Mental Health Awareness Day
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

UT football star Vince Young speaks at Children's Mental Health Awareness Day

Far too many students in SA are living with mental health problems and without the support they need to get the most out of high school or university. Though information about mental health will be on hand at e...More..

Selena Gomez Reveals Why She Was 'Terrified' to Do Another Record!
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Selena Gomez Reveals Why She Was 'Terrified' to Do Another Record!

Among the contributors to the next batch of songs are hit writers and longtime collaborators Justin Tranter and Julia Michaels , who are also behind many of Gomez's previous tracks, including "Bad Liar" and ...More..

Warriors to face Rockets in Western Conference finals
by | Friday, May 11, 2018

Warriors to face Rockets in Western Conference finals

When it comes to Green and how he sees these Rockets , that interview revealed the raw truth. The Houston Rockets are coming off a five-game series with the Utah Jazz and are in their second conference f...More..